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Men’s Basketball defeated by Washburn, Missouri Western

The men’s basketball team played a game against Washburn on Saturday, Feb. 8 in Topeka but the Gorillas lost by one point (75-76).   Head coach Kim Anderson thought the team played well against Washburn.   “I thought we played well for the most part,” Anderson said. “Once again, it was a game …

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Softball competes in Edmond Regional Festival

The softball team played four games over the weekend in the Edmond Regional Festival. Games one and two were on Saturday, Feb. 8 against Oklahoma Christian and Southwestern Oklahoma (SWOSU). The Gorillas lost the first game (9-10) but managed to battle back and defeat SWOSU (15-13) the second game. Games three and four were on Sunday, Feb. 9 against Colorado Christian …

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Track and field teams fair well at MSSU Open

The Pitt State track and field teams travelled to Joplin to compete in the Missouri Southern State University Open competition on Friday, Feb. 7 and Saturday, Feb. 8.   Head coach Russ Jewett believes the team did fairly well over the weekend.   “I think we did fine,” Jewett said. “We compete at home …

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Women’s Basketball defeated by Washburn, defeats Missouri Western

The women’s basketball team travelled to Topeka to take on Washburn on Saturday, Feb. 8 but the Gorillas lost (75-82).   Head coach Amanda Davied thought the team played well against Washburn but couldn’t manage to pull away with the win in the end.   “Well, we started off really well on both sides of the ball,” Davied …

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Baseball, softball teams open 2020 season

The baseball and softball teams opened their 2020 season this past weekend.   The baseball team played four games in Edmond. On Friday, Jan. 31 the baseball team played against Southwestern Oklahoma and Emporia State but lost both games (0-14, 0-6). On Saturday, Feb. 1 they played Henderson State and won that game (6-2). They ended the weekend with …

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Women’s basketball defeats Northeastern State

The women’s basketball team played a game against Northeastern State on Saturday, Feb. 1. The Gorillas won the game 86-56.   Head coach Amanda Davied believes the team played well and saw many things during the game that the team did well.   “I thought the team did great,” Davied said. “We really had a …

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Athlete of the Week: Emerson Tice

This week’s athlete of the week is junior in communication Emerson Tice.   Tice has been on the track and field team at Pitt State for three years but began her track and field career in middle school.   Tice earned All-MIAA honors by helping the Gorilla’s 1,600 meters relay to third place at …

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Men’s Basketball defeated by Missouri Southern

The men’s basketball team played a game against Missouri Southern on Saturday, Jan. 25 but lost to  MSSU (72-79).  Head coach Kim Anderson saw many things during the game that the team did well and other things  that needed some work.  “I thought we got off to a slow start,” …

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Women’s Basketball defeats MSSU

The women’s basketball team defeated Missouri Southern (MSSU) in a home game on Saturday, Jan. 25 (83-74).  Head coach Amanda Davied believed the team played well for the most part.   “I thought we did really well,” David said. “I thought we came out really strong (and) had a great first quarter… Then, (in the) second half, we came out maybe a …

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Track and Field teams compete at NWMSU Open

The track and field teams travelled to Maryville, Missouri from Friday, Jan. 24 to Saturday, Jan. 25 to compete in the Northwest Missouri Open competition.   According to head coach Russ Jewett, the teams could have competed better.   “Well, it was a bit lackluster in some ways,” Jewett said. “…we were a little sluggish, frankly, …

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